General News

10/10/2017 - 12:51pm

A key architect for the Texas Department of Transportation's new Texas Freight Mobility Plan will speak at UNT's annual Logistics Scholarship Breakfst.

10/10/2017 - 11:56am

The United States Navy Band Commodores – one of only five professional big bands in the U.S – and Christian McBride, a four-time Grammy-winning jazz virtuoso who’s one of the most recorded musicians of his generation, will each join the One O’Clock Lab Band for concerts this fall.

10/09/2017 - 8:31am

The University of North Texas College of Music Division of Jazz Studies is continuing to celebrate its 70th year by partnering with The Dallas Foundation for “Jazz on the Green” at Klyde Warren Park, located at 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway in Dallas. The free concerts will be held from 7-9 p.m. on successive Thursdays beginning Oct. 26 and will feature some of the top talent in the UNT jazz program – including the Grammy-nominated One O’Clock Lab Band.

10/05/2017 - 8:40am

Jim Riggs and Jay Saunders have dedicated their lives to the University of North Texas – first as students, then as directors of College of Music lab bands before retiring. They are now being honored by the Division of Jazz Studies with the release of “Best of the Two,” two CD boxsets featuring music they directed and recorded while professors and jazz bandleaders.

10/04/2017 - 9:55am

A newly revamped venture at the University of North Texas is giving local businesses the chance to secure free help to grow their enterprises – and also providing UNT students with hands-on experience in their fields.

10/04/2017 - 8:30am

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian will speak at the University of North Texas on Oct. 25 (Wednesday) as part of the university’s Distinguished Lecture Series.

10/03/2017 - 9:19am

The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of North Texas has named a new director to shape the future of its lifelong learning efforts.

09/27/2017 - 2:13pm

The play “Fabulation” begins with its main character experiencing a panic attack. And it’s a roller coaster from there. The University of North Texas’ Department of Dance and Theatre will present the play at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12-14 (Thursday-Saturday) and 2 p.m. Oct. 14-15 (Saturday-Sunday) at the Studio Theater, Radio Television Film and Performing Arts Building. The play was written by Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage and directed by vickie washington.

09/27/2017 - 8:18am

It’s a year of milestones for University of North Texas Regents Professor of Double Bass Jeff Bradetich. His treasured bass turned 250 years old this year; he celebrated his 60th birthday – 50 of those years have been dedicated to playing bass; he marked 30 years of honing the skills of talented musicians in his summer strings institute; his foundation just celebrated its first decade; and now he plans to commemorate it all by performing at Carnegie Hall 35 years – almost to the day – after his debut in the prestigious venue.

09/26/2017 - 1:45pm

Ricardo Rozzi, a faculty member in the Department of Philosophy and Religion, is the first researcher and scholar from outside of Mexico to receive the award, which is named for the founder of the Mexican Institute for Sustainable Natural Resources.